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The South African braai vs The Netherlands gourmetten

The South African braai vs The Netherlands gourmetten by Asanda Mcoyana

Netherlanders braai when the weather is good & when they do they use gas, electricity or coal. In South Africa we braai outside. Here’s an interview with Gert Jan Priem, one of Discover Africa Group’s interns from The Netherlands. He shares with us why South African braai beats The Netherlands gourmetten on any day.

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5 Adventures for seniors to enjoy in Africa

5 Adventures for seniors to enjoy in Africa by Guest Blogger

The African continent and its surrounding islands are filled with a host of spectacular wonders that everyone should experience. With a young heart and open mind, these five adventures will lead you to a world of incredible discovery.

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How to track the Big Five in Africa

How to track the Big Five in Africa by Guest Blogger

Eager to head into the African wilderness and track the Big Five? If you're not heading out with a guide, here are a few pointers which may help you get the sighting you're hoping for.

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5 Reasons Cape Town is a great family destination

5 Reasons Cape Town is a great family destination by Guest Blogger

Pack your bags and get ready for a memorable family holiday in Cape Town. Here's why we consider the Mother City to be a great family destination...

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10 Reasons to visit South Africa

10 Reasons to visit South Africa by Guest Blogger

South Africa is a gorgeous country with so many incredible highlights. Here are ten reasons we believe everyone should visit South Africa at least once in their lifetime.

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Safari etiquette for first-time travellers

Safari etiquette for first-time travellers by Guest Blogger

If you're going on your very first safari, you may be keen to brush up on safari etiquette before you head out on your first game drive.

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Meet Merijn Rozema - Our Intern Monkey from Groningen, Netherlands

Meet Merijn Rozema - Our Intern Monkey from Groningen, Netherlands by Asanda Mcoyana

Merijn Rozema hails from Groningen, Netherlands. He's one of our Discover Africa Group intern monkeys and in this interview we get to know him better. 

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The cheapest airlines for travelling in South Africa

The cheapest airlines for travelling in South Africa by Guest Blogger

When travelling in South Africa, make sure you're making the most cost-effective decision when booking domestic flights.

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5 Tips for travelling Cape Town on a budget

5 Tips for travelling Cape Town on a budget by Guest Blogger

Visiting Cape Town doesn't have to leave a gapping hole in your pocket. Find out how you can travel the city with cash to spare.

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What is backpacking?

What is backpacking? by Guest Blogger

Backpacking is an adventurous way to travel Africa at your own pace, on a budget. Does this sounds like something that tickles your fancy?

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